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We made this our first stop in Bodega over the weekend. Very knowledgeable guy greeted us and answered every question we had. They have lots of brochures on the sites you should visit. He even provided an update on current highway 1 road lane closures....More
This is a worthwhile stop for those visitors who are unfamiliar with the area. The person showcased a great deal of pride and knowledge of the area. A recommendation when suggesting restaurants centers on asking the visitor if anyone in the party has dietary restrictions...More
The visitors center has one public bathroom. This bathroom has two large uncovered windows—. O shades, no curtains, no frosted glass. Any female using the bathroom must sit facing these uncovered windows which are at toilet level and in direct view of windows in buildings...More
Date of experience: October 2018
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Amanda B, Manager at Sonoma Coast Visitors Center, responded to this reviewResponded October 29, 2018
Thank you for your comment. We are in a new location and window coverage will be addressed. There is currently complete privacy afforded by shrubbery even though those in the bathroom can see out.
We stopped in Bodega Bay while vacationing in California. We had little information on this destination so we visited the Visitor Center. Kara provided us with maps, a wealth of information and suggestions for us since we only had one day to tour the area....More
O.K., so you come to Bodega Bay and, other than knowing about Alfred Hitchcock's1960's filming of "The Bird's", what else if there to do? Well, be prepared to be overwhelmed by all the local sites and activities, as well as in all of Sonoma County...More
We dropped by as I read they sold a guidebook about The Birds, which we bought.
Bonnie was extremely helpful and informative, giving us a lot of info and brochures about the surrounding area.
She advised visiting Bodega Head, which we did right after, and...More
I called to plan our upcoming trip and Kara was extremely helpful!!
Thank you!! I needed help in deciding routes to take and Kara was wonderful at describing the area.
We plan on stopping in to pick up maps when we visit.